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2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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NNSA awards SHINE $35 million for Mo-99 production
The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration has issued a cooperative agreement worth $35 million to SHINE Technologies, based in Janesville, Wis., to support the commercial production of molybdenum-99, a critical isotope used in more than 40,000 medical procedures in the United States each day, including the diagnosis of heart disease and cancer.
Fausto Franceschini (Westinghouse)
Jason Murphy (Exelon)
Assistant General Chairs:
James Tusar (Exelon)
Cenk Guler (Westinghouse)
Technical Program Chair:
Vefa Kucukboyaci (Westinghouse)
Art Wharton (Studsvik)
Co-Sponsorship Chair (Scholarship):
Ishita Trivedi (INL)
Melanie Joseph (Westinghouse)
Logistic Chair & Local Section:
Temi Adeyeye (Westinghouse)
Maria Avramova (NCSU)
Joe Walsh (Westinghouse)
Social Events Chair:
Lauren Wirick (Westinghouse)
Massimiliano Fratoni (University of California, Berkeley)
Annalisa Manera (University of Michigan)